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Former Federal Prosecutors Urge Sessions to End Family Separations

Former Federal Prosecutors Urge Sessions to End Family Separations

A bipartisan group of more than 70 former United States attorneys is urging Attorney General Jeff Sessions to end a policy of separating the children of illegal immigrants from their parents at the

McDonald's To Test Plastic-Straw Alternatives in US Later This Year

Under pressure by environmentalists, McDonald's has announced that it will start testing alternatives to plastic straws at select locations in the U.S. later this year. From a report: The burger giant

Fuel Economy Continues To Climb Even As Cars Become More Powerful

New models are 24 percent more fuel efficient and 14 percent more powerful than a decade ago. |

White House Issues Strategies To Combat Growing Orbital Debris Risks

White House space officials have explicitly ruled out international treaties to combat hazards from orbital debris, even as they roll out strategies to revamp U.S. responses to the growing problem.
Trump Meeting With Lawmakers Amid Migrant Controversy

Trump Meeting With Lawmakers Amid Migrant Controversy

U.S. President Donald Trump is meeting with Republican lawmakers Tuesday about immigration legislation amid growing cries for him to end his migrant policy separating children from their parents at
US Expected to Announce Withdrawal From UN Rights Council

US Expected to Announce Withdrawal From UN Rights Council

The United States is expected Tuesday to announce it is pulling out of the United Nations' Human Rights Council, according to State Department officials.Officials speaking on condition of anonymity
Trump: 'We're Getting There' in NAFTA Talks with Canada, Mexico

Trump: 'We're Getting There' in NAFTA Talks with Canada, Mexico

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday progress was being made in slow-moving talks to update the NAFTA trade accord between the United States, Canada and Mexico, but he held out the prospect of
To prosecute parents for illegal entry, 'you have to take the children away'

To prosecute parents for illegal entry, 'you have to take the children away'

President Donald Trump on Tuesday defended the "zero tolerance" policy leading to thousands of migrant families being split on the US border as the only effective way to fight illegal immigration.
Congressional Action Urged to Halt Family Separations at US Border

Congressional Action Urged to Halt Family Separations at US Border

U.S. lawmakers of both political parties on Tuesday urged congressional action to halt the separation of migrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border, a practice ordered by the Trump administration that
Official: US Defending Itself Against China's Economic Aggression

Official: US Defending Itself Against China's Economic Aggression

The top White House trade official says the United States is defending itself from China's economic aggression after President Trump threatened China with new tariffs on $200 billion worth of
US Patent and Trademark Office Issues 10-Millionth Patent

US Patent and Trademark Office Issues 10-Millionth Patent

The 10 millionth patent has been issued in the United States, almost 228 years after President George Washington signed the first one.The United States Patent and Trademark Office issued the newest
Trump's Tariffs: What They Are and How They Would Work

Trump's Tariffs: What They Are and How They Would Work

Is this what a trade war looks like?The Trump administration and China's leadership have threatened to impose tariffs on $50 billion of each other's goods. Trump has proposed imposing duties on $400
FBI Agent at Center of Clinton Email Probe Controversy Escorted from Building

FBI Agent at Center of Clinton Email Probe Controversy Escorted from Building

Peter Strzok, the senior FBI agent who led the Hillary Clinton email server investigation and exchanged a series of anti-Trump messages with another agent during the probe, has been escorted out of
China Calls Trump Threat of More Tariffs ‘Blackmail’

China Calls Trump Threat of More Tariffs ‘Blackmail’

China calls President Donald Trump’s threat to slap more tariffs on Chinese exports to the U.S. “extreme pressure and blackmail” and threatens to retaliate.Beijing reacted Tuesday to Trump’s plan to
White House Deputy Chief of Staff to Leave in July

White House Deputy Chief of Staff to Leave in July

The White House aide who led the planning for President Donald Trump's meeting last week with North Korea's Kim Jong Un has decided to leave the Trump administration to return to the private sector.
US Governors Pull National Guard Over Immigration Policy

US Governors Pull National Guard Over Immigration Policy

The governors of multiple East Coast states have announced that they will not deploy National Guard resources near the U.S.-Mexico border, a largely symbolic but politically significant rejection of
US Prepares for Return of War Dead Remains from North Korea

US Prepares for Return of War Dead Remains from North Korea

The American military command in South Korea is preparing for the North Koreans to turn over the remains of an unknown number of U.S. or allied service members who have been missing since the Korean
Youngest Migrants Held in 'Tender Age' US Shelters

Youngest Migrants Held in 'Tender Age' US Shelters

Trump administration officials have been sending babies and other young children forcibly separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border to at least three "tender age'' shelters in South
Explainer: Hurdles Facing Parents, Children Separated at US Border

Explainer: Hurdles Facing Parents, Children Separated at US Border

Over 2,300 children were separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border between May 5 and June 9 under the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy, U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Corey Lewandowski to Girl With Down Syndrome Separated From Mom at Border: 'Womp Womp'

When Democratic strategist Zac Petkanas brought up a story about a 10-year-old girl with Down syndrome who had been taken away from her mother, Lewandowski interrupted him by saying, "Womp, womp."